Dec 20, 2011
In the Netherlands, as elsewhere, clerics who perpetrated sexual abuse on helpless children could do so because they suffered no repercussions and because the Church did not hold hierarchical supervisors accountable.
Dec 01, 2011
For 36 years, leaders of six Roman Catholic dioceses in Ireland not only mishandled clergy sexual abuse and were not held accountable for abetting abuse, but also failed to establish reviews totally independent of Church influence.
Nov 03, 2011
A serious flaw exists in the John Jay College report on the causes and context of the Catholic Church’s worldwide sexual abuse scandal, according to the worldwide Church reform group Voice of the Faithful.
Oct 14, 2011
Voice of the Faithful has long sought accountability for church officials who remained silent in the face of allegations of clergy sexual abuse of children
Jul 20, 2011
Cardinal Justin Rigali’s resignation as archbishop of Philadelphia shows clearly that the Vatican is beginning to hear faithful Catholic voices, according to reform group Voice of the Faithful.
Jul 14, 2011
Clearly Catholic bishops still do not understand how their actions put children at risk, said Dan Bartley, president of Catholic reform group Voice of the Faithful, as Ireland’s government released the Cloyne Report on Catholic clergy sexual abuse.
Jun 29, 2011
U.S. bishops must finally institute strong measures of fraternal correction when bishops fail to follow their own Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People, according the Roman Catholic Church reform group Voice of the Faithful.
Jun 20, 2011
US bishops failed to address fundamental flaws in their Charter to Protect Children and Young People during their spring meeting in Seattle, Wash.
May 12, 2011
A woman fired for no apparent cause from her parish position has been awarded a $10,000 grant from the Voice of the Faithful’s Emily & Rosemary Fund for Women in the Churcch.
May 06, 2011
Sara Callard of Quincy has been named development coordinator for Voice of the Faithful.